Materials (Civil) (ENGGDE4201)

Level: 
4
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
Yes
Aim: 
To introduce the fundamentals of geological and geomorphological processes and the properties and application of a range of civil engineering materials.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the New Zealand Diploma in Engineering programme to enrol in this course.
Topics include: 

Common rock forming minerals, Formation and properties of rocks
Mechanical and chemical weathering, erosion, deposition, land slides
Structural geology, geological maps
Earthquake terminology, magnitude, plate tectonics, effects of earthquakes, case studies
Concrete
cement, aggregates, concrete manufacture, properties, testing, admixtures, hot and cold weather concreting, mix designs and masonry
Metals
engineering properties of steel (tensile strength, modulus, hardness, ductility), reinforcing steel
Applications of other metals (aluminium, alloys)
Corrosion - causes, effects, protection against
Jointing methods, welding, bolting
Timber
strength, durability, conversion, moisture state, seasoning, defects, grading, classification, preservation, wood based products, jointing
Geosynthetics, plastics
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

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Class: 6088

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
21 Aug 17 - 21 Aug 17 PracticalMonday13:30 - 17:30 FIELD-WORK (FIELD-WORK)
22 Aug 17 - 22 Aug 17 TutorialTuesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (114-1004)
5 Sep 17 - 5 Sep 17 TutorialTuesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (114-1004)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
28 Jul 17 - 29 Sep 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
20 Oct 17 - 3 Nov 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 6089

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
14 Aug 17 - 14 Aug 17 TutorialMonday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
28 Aug 17 - 28 Aug 17 TutorialMonday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
26 Oct 17 - 26 Oct 17 PracticalThursday08:30 - 12:30 FIELD-WORK (FIELD-WORK)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
28 Jul 17 - 29 Sep 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
20 Oct 17 - 3 Nov 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 6090

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
14 Aug 17 - 14 Aug 17 TutorialMonday11:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-1004)
28 Aug 17 - 28 Aug 17 TutorialMonday11:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-1004)
19 Oct 17 - 19 Oct 17 PracticalThursday08:30 - 12:30 FIELD-WORK (FIELD-WORK)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
28 Jul 17 - 29 Sep 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
20 Oct 17 - 3 Nov 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 6091

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
14 Aug 17 - 14 Aug 17 TutorialMonday13:30 - 15:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
28 Aug 17 - 28 Aug 17 TutorialMonday13:30 - 15:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
17 Oct 17 - 17 Oct 17 PracticalTuesday13:00 - 17:00 FIELD-WORK (FIELD-WORK)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
28 Jul 17 - 29 Sep 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
20 Oct 17 - 3 Nov 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 6092

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
21 Aug 17 - 21 Aug 17 TutorialMonday11:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-1004)
4 Sep 17 - 4 Sep 17 TutorialMonday11:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-1004)
19 Sep 17 - 19 Sep 17 PracticalTuesday08:30 - 12:30 FIELD-WORK (FIELD-WORK)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
28 Jul 17 - 29 Sep 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
20 Oct 17 - 3 Nov 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 6093

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
21 Sep 17 - 21 Sep 17 PracticalThursday08:30 - 12:30 FIELD-WORK (FIELD-WORK)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
21 Aug 17 - 21 Aug 17 TutorialMonday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
4 Sep 17 - 4 Sep 17 TutorialMonday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
28 Jul 17 - 29 Sep 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
20 Oct 17 - 3 Nov 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 6094

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
22 Aug 17 - 22 Aug 17 TutorialTuesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
5 Sep 17 - 5 Sep 17 TutorialTuesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-1004)
11 Sep 17 - 11 Sep 17 PracticalMonday08:30 - 12:30 FIELD-WORK (FIELD-WORK)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (170-1016)
28 Jul 17 - 29 Sep 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
20 Oct 17 - 3 Nov 17 LectureFriday13:00 - 15:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
Note: This course is offered as part of New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil).

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